DEI Update February 28, 2023: Charity Navigator and Candid (formerly Guidestar) DEI Measures

Charity Navigator recently began issuing a Culture & Community score by assessing charities’ overall culture and connectedness to the constituents and community they serve. Gift of Adoption is proud to have earned a 93% on this beacon. You can read more about this score here.

Gift of Adoption is also proud to have once again earned the Platinum seal from Candid (formerly Guidestar). To obtain the Platinum seal, organizations must provide organizations demographics and equity strategies. You can read more about this designation here.

Additionally, Candid recently made improvements to the race and ethnicity options in it’s data collection. To stay current with industry best practiced, Gift of Adoption has adopted these best practices for our demographic data collection. Read more here.